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Table 2 The mean scores of the Persian version of BIMF and its factors (n = 250)

From: Persian version of the Barkin Index of Maternal Functioning (BIMF): a cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric evaluation

Persian version of BIMF Meana (SDb) Mean (SD) Possible range Obtained range
Satisfaction with Maternal Competence 84.38 (11.32) 45.57(6.12) 0–54 25–54
Self-care 75.56 (17.86) 18.14(4.29) 0–24 4–24
Infant Care 88.07 (16.55) 10.57(1.99) 0–12 1–12
Social Support 67.27 (21.93) 12.11(3.95) 0–18 0–18
Maternal Psychological Wellbeing 55.27 (28.71) 6.70(3.45) 0–12 0–12
Total 77 (11.21) 93.09 (13.30) 0–120 47–119
  1. aResponse scale range is 0–100
  2. bStandard Deviation